God wants all people to eventually become His sons and daughters in the Kingdom of God. God's intent since creation of humankind was to dwell in them thru His spirit. The Israel of God is a spiritual inheritance, a restoration which has begun with the Church of God.
Before his retirement in 2021, Dr. Donald Ward pastored churches in Texas and Louisiana, and taught at Ambassador Bible College in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has also served as chairman of the Council of Elders of the United Church of God. He holds a BS degree; a BA in theology; a MS degree; a doctor’s degree in education from East Texas State University; and has completed 18 hours of graduate theology from SMU.